OCTAVIO JONES | Times
Richard Esposito, 50, of Spring Hill finishes painting a parrot carved out of wood by Dan Cappello of Cap's Wood Designs on Friday, the first day of Swamp Fest. The event, which runs through Sunday, features live entertainment, artists, contests and more than 100 vendors. Admission is $8, $4 for ages 6-12, free for ages 5 and younger. For more information visit swampfestweekiwachee.com/entertainment.html.